President Trump Cryptic Tweet: “Something Very Big Has Just Happened!” – Update: POTUS to Make “Major Statement” at 9 AM Sunday (EDT)

UPDATE AT END: President Trump set Twitter ablaze Saturday night with the cryptic tweet, “Something very big has just happened!”

Current President Trump Twitter header photo from Orlando rally, June 18, 2019.

Within fifteen minutes of Trump’s 9:23 p.m. EDT tweet it garnered well over a combined 50,000 replies, retweets and likes with thousands more interactions very minute.

Fox News Channel host Judge Jeanine Pirro told viewers that Fox has reached out to numerous White House contacts to ascertain what Trump’s tweet is about with no answer so far.

Update: There is speculation the tweet is in reference to this raid in northern Syria near the town of Barisha by unknown forces caught on video (mainly audio as it was night):

The Washington Post’s Josh Rogin commented, “This seems to relate to the raid in northern Idlib, Syria where U.S. led coalition forces were pursuing a high value terrorist target. No confirmation yet, some chatter it could be Baghdadi.”

More video:


Translation via Google: “Video of raids by unknown warplanes set fire to Barisha and Hattan in the northern countryside of Idlib near the Turkish-Syrian border.”

UPDATE 10:40 p.m. EDT: Just reported statement from the White House: “The President of the United States will be making a major statement tomorrow morning at 9 o’clock from the White House”

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